DOJ and NAACP hold forum to prevent hate crimes, promote peace

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 06/12 2014 12:02PM

Updated 06/12 2014 12:07PM

You are invited to share your concerns about what's going on in your community.

The Department of Justice is holding a Hate Crime Prevention Act Educational Forum to address conflict and tensions throughout the City of Shreveport.

The DOJ Community Relations Service will discuss ways to enhance race relations, improve opportunities and provide better access to services offered in the community.

You can attend the event from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. tonight at the Lakeside Recreation Center on 2200 Milam St.

Members of the U.S. Attorney's Office Western District of Louisiana, the FBI and the Shreveport Branch of the NAACP are participating in the forum.

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